Job and Volunteer Opportunities 2017

February 2018

Visiting Faculty Position

Submission Application: by 28 February 2018.
Start Date (estimated): October 2018
Salary: 13,500 NIS for a Full Professor ($3750 at today's exchange rate), and round-trip airfare (direct flight, economy class) will be provided.
12,500 NIS for an Associate or Assistant Professor or Senior Lecturer or Lecturer ($3470 at today's exchange rate), and round-trip airfare (direct flight, economy class) will be provided.
Salary includes monthly wage and monthly rent subsidy (without regard to family size).
Institution: The Zalman Shamir Department of Bible at Bar-Ilan University
Location: Israel
E-mail Submission:

January 2018

Viterbi Visiting Professorship in Mediterranean Jewish Studies (UCLA)

Submission Application: January 15, 2018
Institution: University of California
E-mail Submission:

December 2017

Princeton University, Program in Judaic Studies Postdoctoral Research Associate

Submission Application: December 15, 2017
Institution: Judaic Studies at Princeton University
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Assistant Professor of Hebrew Bible

Submission Application: November 15, 2017, but applications will be accepted until December 1, 2017
Institution: New York University: Faculty of Arts and Science (FAS): Department of Hebrew and Judaic Studies
Location: New York, NY

November 2017

Tenured Professor of Hebrew Bible

Submission Application: November 15, 2017
Start Date (estimated): July 1, 2019
Institution: Faculty of Arts and Sciences - Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations - Harvard University
Location: Cambridge
E-mail Submission:

Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Hebrew Bible/Old Testament

Submission Application: 6 November 2017
Start Date (estimated): 3 January 2018
Institution: St Andrews
Location: Scotland
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Submission Application: November 15th, 2017
Start Date (estimated): July 1, 2018

October 2017

Assistant Professor in Early Judaism

Submission Application: October 15, 2017
Start Date (estimated): July 1, 2018
Institution: The Department of Near Eastern Languages & Cultures at the University of California
Location: Los Angeles

February 2017

Scientific editor for its English language publications

Submission Application: Feb 19, 2017
Institution: Tel Aviv Universsity
E-mail Submission:

Job description: Editing of various texts in English, primarily excavation reports and articles on archaeology and the history of the Land of Israel. Responsibility for publication from the receipt of manuscripts through proofreading and preparation of texts for publication. Execution of additional assignments as needed.
Necessary qualifications: BA in Archaeology or allied field (history, geography, etc.), specialization in archaeology of the Levant an advantage. Experience in scientific editing in English; mastery of English at mother tongue level; fluency in Hebrew. Command of OFFICE and InDesign.Understanding of the process of publication of archaeological excavations, beginning with the stages of field work through to presentation of scientific reports, including preparation of plans, plates, photos and written text. Candidate must be punctual, have the ability to coordinate and organize, provide services, be a self starter, and work well with people.
Submitting candidacy: The position is open to employees of Tel Aviv Universsity as well as external candidates, male and female alike. CV's should be sent to Michal Thurm at .
Only applicable applications will be answered. Applicable applicants will be asked to undergo testing in English.
The final date for application submission is Feb 19, 2017.

March 2017

Lecturer in Classical Hebrew and Judaism Curriculum

Submission Application: 15 March 2017
Institution: Sydney School of Education & Social Work- Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Location: Sydney, Australia

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